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Originally posted by Seekerof
You want to rely on fighter missiles to intercept incoming ICBM's/missile's, do so.
as posted by soficrow
WHAT incoming missiles? Canada does NOT pick fights all over the world.
Canadians, by nature, are cynical and paranoid.
Originally posted by AlexofSkye
Well, hold on now. Speak for yourself!
But let's not change the topic. The Liberals' "stand" on missile defence is still duplicitous and just plain in error.
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA-- Canadians will be able to sleep better tonight, knowing that the four billion dollar tetron missile defense shield is now operational. The new system, capable of deflecting ballistic missiles, was quietly deployed over the weekend, while the world was busy watching the new Survivor series.
The hydro-powered energy shield is capable of resisting airborn missile attacks from the Russians, Chinese, Americans, and other rogue nations such as the North Koreans, and quite possibly the Samoans.
The Canadian Prime Minister has often been criticized for his policies concerning war and the military, but this missile shield is a move that should please his constituents. However, the move could harm the already thorny relations with Washington and lead to a potential arms race.
The new missile shield is already getting feedback as being a sound investment in Canada's new national security strategy. But what if an enemy force simply decided to invade Canada?
"Ummm...we're not really prepared for that contingency," said the Canadian Minister of Defense